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takes the title of one of america's worst commutes. 9 news now digital correspondent kristin fisher is outside live feeling some of the pain. good morning, kristin. >> reporter: good morning, andrea. this is not good news for all of you commuters out there, but you already knew that, right. the capital beltway has been named the third most congested freeway in the entire country and the biggest bottleneck is the inner loop here at 295 in oxon hill. this is all according to a brand new study that was compiled by the website, the daily beast and a company called inrix. they used gps data from truck drivers across the country to calculate the pace of traffic. here's what they found. check this out. the number one most congested freeway in america is the hollywood freeway in los angeles. no surprise there. coming in at number two is the lunalilo freeway in honolulu, hawaii and that's one i never guessed and capital beltway clocks in at number three. the study shows the capital beltway is backed up, get this, 194 hours every week. after the biggest bottleneck where we are now, the inner
across america and there are plenty of opportunities around washington today. 9 news now digital correspondent kristin fisher is live from the mlk memorial with more. >> good morning. last year on martin luther king junior day, then president elect barack obama was on the verge of becoming the first african-american president but he is hoping this will be a break from partisan politics and a return to his promise of hope and change. >> i have a dream that one day -- >> martin luther king shared his dream with a racially- divided nation but on the eve of martin luther king day, the first african-american shared his hope with the country. >> there was a hope that the world would be better as i shared that oath. of course as we meet a year later, we know the promise of that moment has not yet been fulfillly fulfilled. >> reporter: he is asking americans to put politic aside an put service first for the national day of service. 10,000 service projects are scheduled across the country. 200 here in the district. many of which will help the victims in haiti. >> as we prepare to give bac
of america and morgan stanley are scheduled to announce earnings from the last quarter, a study after citigroup reported a multibillion dollar loss, mostly from paying back bail out money. >>> warren buffett's shareholders are voting whether to split the price of berkshire hathaway. the class a shares will be priced at $100,000 each for one share of stock. >> oh, man. sounds like a lot. >>> coming up, also nice to own, you are saving us some money. >> money saving tip, we will save you money on insurance which is something that everybody pays for. >> you can always use that. >> thank you. >>> there hasn't been a republican senator from massachusetts since the ' 70s but that's all about to change. republican scott brown won the special election to fill the late ted kennedy's seat. he defeated martha coakley who once led by a wide margin. he focused on voters anger over the economy and president obama's health care plan. >> it will raise taxes and hurt medicare, destroy jobs. >> reporter: the victory means brown -- once brown takes office, senate democrats will no long every have the 60
networks are connecting small businesses across america - in cities and small towns - to markets around the world. we know that investment in broadband high speed internet can create hundreds of thousands of new american jobs. small businesses are being formed - dreams are being launched - and real jobs are being created. at at&t, we're investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired and wireless networks. now is not the time to stall momentum or to stifle innovation or investment. dreams, and jobs, and the future are at stake. at at&t, the future, are at stake. at at&t, the future, has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> good morning. i'm bret mayber with the wakeup sports. of all the teams of which a player could have mess around with a gun, arenas picked one with the owner so opposed to gun violence he changed the name of the name from the bullets to the wizards and with that in mind, he threw the book at arenas. he and crittenton were suspended for the rest of the season. the wizards have not said whether they will seek to avoid the remainder of the
america - in cities and small towns - to markets around the world. we know that investment in broadband high speed internet can create hundreds of thousands of new american jobs. small businesses are being formed - dreams are being launched - and real jobs are being created. at at&t, we're investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired and wireless networks. now is not the time to stall momentum or to stifle innovation or investment. dreams, and jobs, and the future are at stake. at at&t, the future, are at stake. at at&t, the future, has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. >>> winter blizzard led to near whiteout conditions in iowa yesterday. people were advised to stay indoors and not venture out. despite the warning some drivers came outside and some wound up in a pileup on i-35. >>> the wind chills upper 20s to low 30s below zero. >> oh my goodness. >> dangerous. >> and i saw your seven day a little flake but nothing like whiteout conditions or even the blizzard we had before? >> you know, it's a little early. we really have to watch friday in to saturd
. broadband is working for america. >>> here's who's celebrating a birthday today -- >>> two of the nfl's most high powered offenses were on display in arizona. the packers took on the cardinals. the cardinals would score early and often going up 24-7. green bay would eventually answer every cardinals ' score and this game turned in to the shootout many analysts predicted and went in to overtime tied at 45. ironically, it was a defensive play which determined the outcome, cardinals corner adams would jar the ball from rogers. car loss would take it in for the winning score. arizona outlast green bay in the highest-scoring preseason game in nfl history. the final 51-45. >>> so let's set the stage for next weekend in the nfc divisional playoffs. saturday's game is the cowboys and vikings. the sunday 1:00 game is the cardinals at the saints. >>> how a rushing and strong defense can win championship and didn't take the ravens a long time to prove the theory correct during a road game in new england. first play of the game, rice takes the ball for an 83-yard touchdown run. on the patriots first pos
internet networks are connecting small businesses across america - in cities and small towns - to markets around the world. we know that investment in broadband high speed internet can create hundreds of thousands of new american jobs. small businesses are being formed - dreams are being launched - and real jobs are being created. at at&t, we're investing billions to upgrade and build out our wired and wireless networks. now is not the time to stall momentum or to stifle innovation or investment. dreams, and jobs, and the future are at stake. at at&t, the future, are at stake. at at&t, the future, has always been our business. at&t... your world... delivered. we go through them all the time. doors that mark the day's events. new beginnings. endings. routines. revealing the stories and dramas -- the victories and challenges -- that help us go through new doors of our own. be part of the story. colonial williamsburg. . >>> a family plans to move in to their new home are on hold thanks to an avalanche that sent snow barreling in to this home in colorado and caused damage. emergency officials
. explorers, great thinkers. they're the future of america, so let's bring them up right and give them our cheese. american cheese. kraft singles. put it in their lunch boxes. heck, put it right in their mouths. it's made with milk, never oil like some other slices. a country is only as good as its cheese. good thing ours doesn't have a bunch of holes in it. kraft singles - the american cheese. >>> the governor of oklahoma has declared a state of emergency as the winter storm moves through. road crews are working in 12- hour shifting salting and plowing the main roads in an effort to keep them open. welcome back to 9 news. howard bernstein is here with what we can expect from the storm. >> we will get snow. problems in oklahoma they have ice. they may be out of power for four or five days were the estimates from the folks running oklahoma power and light. we have some snow coming. tomorrow it will snow. not that much in dc, especially north of dc. it is south of town where you guys in saint mary's county, toward fredericksburg, spotsylvania, king george county, northern neck you will have
're committed to one day powering every one of our stores in america with 100% renewable energy. vo: because we believe the best way to power savings, is innovation. save money. live better. walmart. store management team started as hourly associates? brendon: because at walmart we're about more than just jobs, we're about careers. brendon: and that makes life more fruitful for everyone. save money. live better. walmart. >>> water main break has an area closed. >>> state of emergency in california. the site of the station fire, hundreds remain out of their homes because of the threat of mudslides. several deaths are blamed on the storms and at least two people have been rescued police in rockville, maryland are looking for a missing 62-year- old woman. christine mccambridge has not been seen since december 23rd. call police if you have any information. >>> virginia's newly elected governor will represent the republicans after the president's state of the union neck week. bob mcdonnell just took the oath of office last saturday. you will see the response next wednesday on wusa 9. >>> some tips f
investment and innovation, making the internet faster, smarter and safer. broadband is working for america. well yesterday i had an apple turn over mmm hmm, i know it's sort of my weakness - i always keep it in the house well, that and boston crème pie, white chocolate strawberries, ya ya - oh! and key lime pie i've already lost some weight [ female announcer ] yoplait light - with 28 delicious flavours at about 100 calories babe, what are you doing?! ♪ >>> we're only beginning to see the extent of the devastation 12 hours after a major earthquake struck haiti, the poorest country in the western hemisphere. thanks for joining us. patranya bhoolsuwan will have our traffic in just a moment. we start off with howard's forecast and improvement. warmth is on the way. >> yeah. we are trending upwards. yesterday we got stuck at 35. had cloud cover hanging out but in spite of the sunshine mid- 30s. today closer to 40 and better than that as we head to thursday and friday. show you what is going on from the vie from 23,000 miles up. looking at the satellite. we have a few snow showers across new
. broadband is working for america. >>> every great general needs a trusted -- joe bugel made his retirement official. >> mike shanahan didn't get everyone on his wish list. >> first day he said mike, i'm going to retire it. tried to talk him out of it. obviously the original boss hog, joe bugel. >> joe bugel bypassed the podium trying to speak from his heart when calling it quits after 32 nfl seasons. >> i always loved being a redskin, i really do. it means a lot to a lot of people. i don't want to get emotional. stop shaking. bugle's players struggled to keep feelings in check. >> there are tons of emotions. i'm just proud i'm thrilled that i had a chance to play for one of the greatest coaches of all time. it's tough to see him walk away from the game but i'm proud of him. he's done a lot. >> reporter: bugle's washington career spans 15 seasons, three super bowl appearances and the most famed group of linemen in league history. their nickname coined by their coach. >> okay you hogs. it stuck. that was a great team. >> he has recognition for offensive lineman throughout the league. >> no o
led police to one of "america's most wanted." officers caught up to paul mirage over the weekend, charged with killing his twin sister and three others in florida after thanksgiving dinner. >>> no word on when the u.s. and british embassies in yemen will reopen. they were locked up sunday after fresh threats from al- qaeda. tomorrow, president obama is scheduled to meet with top national security advicers at the white house. >>> and flights taking off from newark. they put the airport on lockdown after a man entered an exit lane at terminal c, then disappeared. passengers already on board planes had to come back inside and get rescreened. >>> we will look at some of the top tech trends for the year coming up in what's on the web. >>> and the cold and wind for days, but how much longer. it is 5:11 with answers. >> i don't think you want me to answer that, it is january after all, certainly feels like it. we will talk about how much longer cold will be around and a little snow in the forecast. you're watching 9 news now. for wherever you hurt. icy to dull pain, relax it away. the n
is working for america. so i make them pillsbury toaster strudel. warm, flaky pastry with delicious, sweet filling my kids will love. plus i get box tops for their school. toaster strudel. the one kids want to eat. that, on the list of things kids love, our party pizzas have just passed toy robots. awkward. kids love totino's party pizzas. >>> sky nine captured the scene over the potomac river where a kayaker got stuck on the ice yesterday. rescue crews from virginia and maryland went out to help but some of them got stuck in their airboat. everyone eventually got off the ice safely and there were no injuries. >> just why you need a hover craft. >> why you need to stay off the ice until it is safe. >> yeah. >> get a workout in, more than that. how are you? >> i'm okay. >> it is not bitterly cold. it is cold but not bitterly cold. that's the trend. the trend is going this way. >> we like the trend. >> the trend is our friend, a colleague of mine used to stay. we still have a chill in the air today and a little tomorrow, but by thursday i'm liking our odds. i'm liking our odds a lot. some su
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